Harry and William make FaceTime peaceful
Did peace break out in time?
Prince Harry and Prince William After regular video calls to heal their broken relationship, they are back to “friendship”, according to a report on Sunday. This Mirror Report Weekly calls between brothers have returned to ‘some form of normalcy’ and say it’s William They launched an appeal to try to ease tensions before they got together to celebrate the jubilee.
This Mirror Said their children joined the video call but their wives did not.
A source said: “The brothers need time to let everything settle down. The family, including William, disappointed with the way Harry and Meghan chose to leave the royal family. But now there is a strong sense that what happened is over and they have moved on… It seems that the two of them have healed the rift and are very much back to their old partnership. Meghan’s distance from Kate also helps ease friction between the two. “
The Queen will be delighted: daily mail A source reported on Saturday that she wanted the jubilee to be “an occasion for the nation, including her own family, to come together”, with an “insider” adding: “Her Majesty usually very much wants the Platinum Jubilee to be A celebration. Not herself and her own longevity, but the monarchy and the people who support and maintain it. It’s also an opportunity for people to come together after a very difficult time in this country. She doesn’t want anything to cover up It — including any family issues.”
In other words: act, kids!
Decoding Harry and Meghan‘s Jubilee Plan
Harry and Meghan have promised they will stick to script during their visit to the UK so as not to overshadow the Queen’s celebrations, This telegraph this week’s reportThe paper said they had pledged not to carry out any “accidental” or unauthorized activities and would only attend official public events by invitation.
However, that telegraph It added that organisers were frustrated by not being given more details on Harry and Meghan’s plans. However, when asked about Harry and May’s alleged plans to attend only official events, a source’s comment graphically illustrated the ingrained nature of the mistrust: “We’ll see”.
One issue for all parties to address is how to celebrate Lilibet’s first birthday on Saturday, with a slap in the middle of the festivities so Meghan and Harry don’t feel slighted, but royals don’t feel jubilee Years are being held overshadowed.
That’s a tricky question, especially considering the Queen has never seen Lilibet named after the Queen before. For example, should a congratulatory tweet be sent on Saturday morning?
This Mirror Part of the solution, according to reports, was a small birthday party at Frogmore Cottage, Harry and Meghan’s British home they kept. Sadly, William and Kate are not expected to be at the party (well, nasty prior engagement).
Queen ‘paces’ for Platinum Jubilee
The Queen is “pacing herself” so she can take part in as many Platinum Jubilee events as possible – although that could mean it’s “increasingly unlikely” for her to attend this Saturday’s Epsom Derby.source Tell sunday times Princess Anne and her family will represent the Queen at the event.
The Queen is expected to appear on the balcony of Buckingham Palace twice on the day of the parade. sunday times Reports – once “watching the army march towards the palace after the parade, then again on a traditional RAF flight with working members of the royal family.” She may also be at the ceremony before other senior royals take centre stage Appears for a short time.royal source told era The Queen will appear on the balcony on Sunday afternoon for the finale of a “carnival-style” platinum beauty pageant in “hope and not expectation”.
The paper also confirmed that Harry and Meghan will bring 3-year-old Archie (last born in the UK at 6 months in November 2019) and 6-month-old Lilibet to meet the Queen. If so, it would be the first time the Queen has met her namesake, but it’s unknown if Netflix’s crew will be tracking their every move for the documentary the couple is making. If a Netflix crew follows them, does the Palace have to make laws about where they can and can’t shoot?
Meanwhile, the Queen is gearing up for the jubilee in typically cool style. She has apparently restored her Scottish mansion in Balmoral to mentally prepare herself. BBC says She arrived in Balmoral on Thursday, her first trip there in almost a year.
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Is Meghan ready to reconcile with her father?
Meghan Markle has reached a settlement with her father after he was unable to speak due to a stroke he suffered five days ago.
This Mirror Report A source said: “Despite their estrangement, Meghan is concerned. She wonders if there is any way to contact her father privately without the rest of the family knowing or having to get involved.”
This refers in particular to her half-sister Samantha, who has made no secret of her distaste for Meghan. “Meghan was unable to contact her half-siblings because she believed they had their own agenda,” the Mirror source said. “If she can get in touch with their father, she wants complete secrecy. It won’t involve Netflix, it won’t involve any photos, it won’t involve giving any clues to the paparazzi.”
Meanwhile, Meghan Markle’s father, Thomas Markle, has been released from hospital. Tell mail: “I am so grateful and know how lucky I am to be alive. I want to thank everyone, especially the wonderful doctors and nurses who saved my life. They are angels. I am deeply touched by messages of love from all over the world. People have been kind. I can’t speak right now, but I’m working hard and will thank people appropriately when possible.”
According to reports sunMarkle told royal author Tom Ball, days before he had a stroke, “I just fell. Thank goodness some good people picked me up from the pavement. I’m going home.”
He won’t be coming to the UK now, where he will comment on the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee on right-wing TV channel GB News (and no doubt we encourage him to be as rude as possible to his estranged daughter).
He could only say a few words and write on the blackboard to mail: “I wanted to come and pay my respects to the Queen. I wish her a happy Jubilee and many more years to come.”
He added: “I have a lot of hard work to do and will do. I want to get better. I’ve been blessed with amazing care and love. Thank you all.”
rain, rain, go away
The jubilee celebrations will culminate next Sunday, with a procession through London telling the story of the Queen’s reign, the so-called Jubilee Gala. It was curated by 64-year-old producer Adrian Evans, who rose to fame with the disastrous, rain-soaked river extravaganza in 2012 that lasted more than three years. Hours later, Prince Philip was taken to hospital with a cold.
Evans with telegraph: “The weather that day was British in nature. We couldn’t have planned it better because the enduring image was of those wonderful singers, pouring rain, mascara running down their faces, singing Land of Hope and Glory. “
It was perhaps the most impressive for him, but the most unforgettable memory the royalists have of the day is when the broadcast tent outside the Sky News broadcast tent collapsed under the weight of rainwater collected by the roof and soaked all their equipment. The team heroically kept the coverage rolling.
Princess Charlene in F1 at Monte Carlo
After an in-depth interview Monaco Morning News This week, she candidly admitted that she is “vulnerable” and has walked a “painful path” over the past year, during which she was physically separated from her family and hospitalized multiple times, Princess Charlene of Monaco said on Saturday when she Husband Prince Albert’s big day at the Formula 1 race in Monte Carlo.
pictures in Daily mail Charlene, 44, is shown putting on a professional performance with Albert, 64, but questions about the princess’ health will undoubtedly continue to circulate.Charlene told this week Monaco Morning News Rumors of a divorce or a move to Switzerland were out of date, she said: “I still regret that some media are spreading rumours about my life, my relationship… Like everyone else, we are human beings and like all human beings we have Emotional, vulnerable, only our family is exposed to the media, and the slightest vulnerability is spread.”
this week in royal history
Well, as you’ve probably gathered by now, it’s the Platinum Jubilee, which means this week, from June 2 to 5, the Queen will be celebrating her 70th anniversary on the throne. Of course, royal fact-checkers knew that, although the queen took the throne after her father’s death in February 1952, it took another 16 months for the coronation to take place, culminating on June 2, 1953. Naturally it rained heavily.
If reports of Harry reconciling with his brother are accurate, could he also use the events of next weekend to patch up Charles?
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